Gina is an accomplished Senior IT Executive with 15+ years in both the public and private sectors specializing in financial services and technology. She is a proven results-oriented business technology leader who works collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders at all levels and has a proven track record of consistently delivery results – on time and on budget. She brings strong business acumen and expertise in all matters pertaining to IT including design, development and implementation of numerous strategic transformational projects.
Recently in the role of Senior Vice President, Information Technology at BC Investment Management Corporation (BCi), Gina provided strategic leadership and talent management to a team of 70+ IT specialists. She has undertaken the lead of an IT organization transformation process which will better position the department to meet the growing demands placed on it by the organization and to ensure the expertise and technology are in place to keep pace with the growth of bcIMC and meet its evolving needs.
Much of Gina’s early career was in the public sector, where she held increasingly progressive roles with the Ministry of Employment and Income Assistance, Ministries of Education and Advanced Education and Ministry of Children & Family Development, where she attained the position of Chief Information Officer. In these roles, she led large teams to deliver numerous high profile strategic projects and provided advice and recommendations to Ministers and Deputy Ministers for effective delivery of business objectives through information management and technology.
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Gina is a firm believer in continually developing herself professionally and is an active volunteer within her community. Her passion for youth is best demonstrated by her work within both the education system and children and family services as well as with her volunteering efforts, opening her home to host a number of exchange students throughout the years.